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Oyo moves to embrace independent power supply

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Mr Seun Ashamu, Oyo State Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, says the state has begun efforts toward achieving independent power supply. Ashamu, who made the disclosure on Wednesday... Read More →

I’m not APC’s mole — Jimi Agbaje

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship Candidate in the 2019 General Elections, Mr Jimi Agbaje, has debunked allegations that he was a mole of the All Progressive Congress (APC)... Read More →

Police arrest 10 alleged cattle rustlers, bandits informant

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The Police Command in Sokoto state, says it has arrested no fewer than 10 persons suspected of rustling 24 sheep, 11 cows and eight goats in the state. Briefing newsmen in Sokoto on Wednesday,... Read More →

Wheelbarrow pusher electrocuted while plucking mango

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

A wheelbarrow pusher in Nsukka town, Nsukka local government area of Enugu State was electrocuted on Wednesday while attempting to pluck ripped mango fruits. The barrow pusher, identified as... Read More →

Sowore says Nigerian government 'secretly' asked court to order his rearrest

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore has alleged that the Nigerian government ‘secretly’ asked the court to order his arrest. Sowore and his co-defendant Olawale Bakare are still... Read More →

Togo bars observer group from monitoring election

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

A motorbike taxi drive past campaign banners of Togolese President and presidential candidate of the ruling Union for the Republic (UNIR) party, Faure Gnassingbe, at the Sokode Market in northern... Read More →

WHO declares 'progress' in fight against coronavirus

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

A logo is pictured outside a building of the World Health Organization (WHO) during an executive board meeting on update on the coronavirus outbreak, in Geneva, Switzerland, February 6, 2020.... Read More →

Liverpool seek home comforts after Atletico wake-up call

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

Liverpool’s players applaud to fans at the end of the UEFA Champions League, round of 16, first leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Liverpool FC at the Wanda... Read More →

Uganda army fights voracious desert locusts

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

A resident holds locusts in their hand in Nakaprit is seen on February 15, 2020. – Nakaprit is home to traditional pastoralists who depend on their cattle for survival and with the threat... Read More →

Child trafficking: NAPTIP nabs 2 suspects in Akwa Ibom

Wed Feb 19th, 2020     Comments

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it has apprehended two suspects for human trafficking in Akwa Ibom. This is contained in a statement issued by the... Read More →